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Morley Safer
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Morley Safer at the LBJ Presidential Library, May 2010
Born (1931-11-08)November 8, 1931
Died May 19, 2016(2016-05-19) (aged 84)
Nationality Canadian, American
Alma mater University of Western Ontario
Occupation News reporter
Years active 1964–2016
Spouse(s) Jane Fearer
Children Sarah Alice Anne Safer

Morley Safer (November 8, 1931 – May 19, 2016) was a Canadian-American reporter and correspondent for CBS News. He was best known for his long tenure on the newsmagazine 60 Minutes. He retired in May 2016, shortly before his death.

Safer died at his home in Manhattan, New York City on May 19, 2016 from pneumonia, aged 84.

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